The two men had been filming themselves repeatedly throwing a puppy into the sea.
Everyone needs to feel valued as opposed to just being a cog in our society.
"Somewhere on the way, we have a responsibility as a village to help these students."
Data has revealed the notion that youth violence has escalated in Northland is distorted.
The family say whānau and police have been amazing support in the wake of the attack.
Feral cat control was a hot topic for more than a thousand Northlanders.
Northland's road toll sits at 13 deaths - only one more than the same time last year.
Shot Northland police dog Arnie gears up for his first day in new Search and Rescue role.
The Minister visited six locations in Northland suggested by Whangārei MP Emily Henderson
The costs of rescues should not deter people from seeking help, Maritime NZ says.
The photographs were taken of a woman and her partner during a road checkpoint in 2019.
The NDHB is still waiting on confirmation from Cabinet about the allocation of funding.
Northland's growing and aging population will continue to put pressure on healthcare.
Emergency services were busy yesterday morning responding to two major roading incidents.
A cyclist has been critically injured in a crash in Ruakākā, Northland, this morning.
Bystander CPR and using a defibrillator can increase the chance of survival 50 per cent.
Global pandemic just a part of life for 11-month-old Ted Morrison, born during lockdown.
To spot a short-finned mako in shallow water is unusual but not unheard of.
As the road toll continues to climb people are being urged to take extra care on driving.
Northland gears up to vaccinate frontline healthcare workers at the end of March.
A Ruakākā man didn't hesitate to ditch his hydrofoil and surfboard to help people in need.
A Ruakākā business owner says there was enough on her plate before Wednesday's break-in.
When Backyard Kiwi's Todd Hamilton reached into Teina's nest he found the unexpected.
A Whangārei man is devastated a boat he spent months refurbishing was destroyed on rocks.
Northland schools show their resilience as they easily manage the tsunami threat.
St John treat more than 2000 Kiwis a year for an out-of-hospital cardiac arrest.
New Northland Rescue Helicopter CEO Craig Gibbons has vast experience in air ambulances
Beaudy Barnes and his mother decided to make his birthday about helping others than gifts.
Extra protection on the job was a reason Northland border workers opted to be vaccinated.
The man had sustained a serious cut to his leg that went all the way down to the bone.
Operation Tauwhiro set to complement the work communities are doing to counter crime.
Boaties who are no longer in danger can radio to cancel their mayday call.
How a community has pulled together after chaos caused by suspected arsonist.
Businesses and residents revelled in the certainty brought by changed police checkpoints.
Paramedic Leah Baker's career in the skies was sparked by a drive-by of the heli-base.
Rawene Volunteer Fire Brigade is like a second family for the current tight-knit crew.
Paraplegic Paul Wager's "amazing" wife Jodee vowed to dedicate her life to his bucket list
Northland lifeguards do their bit to remind Kiwis to scan QR codes wherever they go.
Northland rescuer says he was in right place at the right time.
Find out whether the most recent community case in Northland has changed scanning habits.
Whangārei nurse Lisa Attwood was proud to be a part of Northland's amazing Covid response.
The couple say they have camped at places more interesting than a Covid-19 testing station
Northland farmer Derek Robinson avoided a court imposed ban related to rodeo activities.
Whangārei teen vows never to trust Northland police again after they used excessive force.
Car slams into power pole near the site of another fatal crash.